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Today, the Oklahoma City Thunder are favored by 2.5 points against the Magic. This season, Oklahoma City has been favored in 37 of their 53 games, going 27-10 in those games. As the favorite, they have an ATS record of 22-15.
Oklahoma City’s O/U record for the season is 30-23, and the over has hit in their last five games. This year, their games have averaged 234.3 points per game, compared to today’s O/U line of 223.5.
In their last game, the Thunder defeated the Kings by a score of 127-113. The O/U line for that game was 239.5, and OKC covered the spread as 3-point favorites.
The Thunder are currently 2nd in the Western Conference with a record of 36-17 in the NBA standings. Against other Western Conference teams, they are 22-13 and 14-4 against non-conference opponents. On the road, the Thunder are 15-11.
Orlando wants to do more Magic in their field
In their last three games, the Orlando Magic have gone over the O/U line, and the average combined scoring in their games this year is 222.3 points per game. Today’s O/U line is set at 223.5.
Orlando’s ATS record for the season is 35-18, and they have covered the spread in their last three home games. As the underdog, they are 22-14 vs. the spread and 15-21 straight up.
Orlando’s last game was a 114-108 win over the Bulls. They were favored by 5 points in that game, and the O/U line was 217.5.
The Magic are 29-24 this season, which is good for 6th place in the Eastern Conference. In games against other Eastern Conference teams, they are 19-14 and 6-5 against other teams in the Southeast Division.
Overall, the Magic are 17-7 at home this season, and they have won their last three games at home. As the underdog, they are 15-21 straight up and 22-14 vs. the spread.
Let’s see the Thunder vs Magic Prediction below:
|OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER vs ORLANDO MAGIC
|Location of the Game: Kia Center, Orlando, Florida
|Date and Time: Tuesday, February 13th 7:30 ET
|Reason: 2023-2024 NBA Regular Season
|How to watch: watchlivesports.co
AI Predictions and Sport Betting AI Picks
|Sport Betting AI PICKS
AI Picks: Orlando Magic 137 – Oklahoma City Thunder 123
Sport Betting AI Picks: ATS Magic +2.5 | ML Magic +120 | OVER 223.5
Thunder vs Magic Prediction Odds
Oklahoma City Thunder Game Analysis
When it comes to scoring, the Thunder have been one of the most potent offenses in the NBA this season, according to the NBA team stats. They are currently 4th in the league in points per game at 120.7. However, their scoring has been slightly lower on the road, averaging 118.3 points per game.
So far this season, the Thunder have outscored the NBA scoring average in 67.9% of their games. In terms of pace, they are 12th in the league at 99.5 possessions per game.
When it comes to shooting, the Thunder are one of the most efficient teams in the league. They are 3rd in field goal percentage at 49% and 2nd in true shooting percentage. From three-point range, the Thunder are shooting 39% which is 3rd in the NBA.
So far this season, the Oklahoma City Thunder defense is ranked 13th in the NBA, allowing 113.6 points per game. On the road, they are giving up 114.5 points per game, which is 11th in the league.
When looking at their field goal percentage allowed, the Thunder are 3rd in the NBA, holding opponents to just 45.4% shooting. Inside the arc, they are 2nd in the league, allowing just 51.6% shooting. However, from beyond the arc, they are 25th in the NBA, allowing opponents to shoot 36.8% from three.
In terms of three-point attempts allowed, Oklahoma City is 26th in the league, giving up 37.4 attempts per game. Over their last five games, they have allowed opponents to shoot 40.6% from three. Bismack Biyombo – Not With Team and Gordon Hayward – Calf are out of this match, based on the NBA Injury Report.
Orlando Magic Game Analysis
This season, the Magic have been a below-average offensive team, ranking 26th in scoring at 111.6 points per game. However, they have been better at home, averaging 114.5 points per game.
One area where the Magic have excelled is getting to the free-throw line. They are 3rd in the NBA in free-throw attempts at 25.9 per game and are 5th in made free throws at 19.5 per game.
When it comes to three-point shooting, the Magic are last in the league in made threes at 10.9 per game. Overall, they are shooting 34% from beyond the arc.
When it comes to defense, the Orlando Magic have been one of the best units in the NBA this season. They are currently 5th in the league in points allowed per game at 110.8. At home, they have been even better, ranking 3rd in the NBA at 108.4 points per game. In their last five games, they have been 8th in the NBA in points allowed at 109 per game.
One area where the Magic have been particularly strong is defending the three-point line. On the season, they are 5th in three-point shooting percentage allowed at 35.3%. Over their last five games, they have been even better, ranking 1st in the league in three-point shooting percentage allowed at 31.5%.
Overall, opponents have scored less than their season average in 66.0% of games vs. Orlando this season. In terms of rebounds, the Magic are 20th in the NBA at 42.9 rebounds per game. They are also 3rd in the league in steals at 8.2 per game. For this matchup, the Magic ha no injuries reported, therefore, all their roster can increase their NBA player stats tonight.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Orlando Magic Head-to-Head
The last three times that the Thunder have faced off vs. the Magic as the favorite, they have gone 2-1. Not only have the Thunder gone 2-1 against the spread in their last three games vs. the Magic, they are also 2-1 ATS the last three times they have faced the Magic on the road.
The over/under record in the five most recent Thunder vs Magic matchups is 3-2 with an average of 214 points per game. The last three times that the Thunder have been on the road vs. the Magic, the over/under record is 3-2.